Ammons’ parents said they’re just happy their son is healthy, but there’s another concern: the firing of the ship’s commander, U.S. Navy Capt. Brett Crozier.
“[He said], ‘I need help. There’s people on here with COVID-19. I need help,’” said Karen.
…“He’s human. What was he supposed to do? He did the right thing. Why would you fire him?” said Karen.
“Great guy. Great person, period. Great human being,” said Ammons. “He made the ship fun. He made us happy to be here.